News file for: Chinese Academy of Sciences
A study in flies has identified two mutually-interdependent proteins involved in regulating pain responses.
This year’s Meiji Life Science Award goes to Professor Xie Xin from the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica.
Exposure to the heavy metal nickel is associated with the development of Type 2 diabetes.
The discovery of an amphibious ichthyosaur sheds light on how dinosaurs made the transition from the seas to the land.
The Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Professor Lin Jinsong has been awarded the Ho Leung Ho Lee Science and Technology Innovation Award.
Scientists from China, Taiwan, India and Malaysia have been recognized for their work with the 2014 TWAS Prizes.
Scientists at the Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences have pinpointed the brain region involved in working memory in mice.
In our October 2014 print magazine, we note that China is taking active steps to extend its scientific influence around the world.
The inaugural Tsinghua University Press-Springer Nano Research Award has been given to Professor Charles M. Lieber.
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